Dr. Jack A. Cohen, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 50

1725 W Harrison St # 915
Chicago, IL 60612
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Hospital Quality

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Presence Saint Joseph Hospital - Chicago
2900 North Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60657
Rush University Medical Center
1653 West Congress Parkway
Chicago, IL 60612

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Illinois Retina Associates
Rush Professional Office Building
1725 W Harrison St # 915
Chicago, IL 60612
Illinois Retina Associates
Skokie Office
4711 Golf Rd Ste 102
Skokie, IL 60076
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    Dr. Cohen's Experience

    Dr. Cohen's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Blepharoplasty
    • Blepharorrhaphy
    • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Cyclocryotherapy
    • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
    • Diagnostic Angiography
    • Enucleation of Eye
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Ocular Prosthetics
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
    • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
    • Repair of Lid Retraction
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
    • Retina & Vitreous Surgery
    • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
    • Retinal Surgery
    • Retinal Testing
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
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    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blindness
    • Cataract
    • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Chorioretinitis
    • Color Blindness
    • Contusion of the Eyeball
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diabetic Eye Disease
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Entropion
    • Floaters
    • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
    • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Glaucoma
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    • Headache
    • Hyphema
    • Hypotony of Eye
    • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
    • Lupus Erythematosus
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
    • Migraine
    • Night Blindness
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Orbital Cellulitis
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Purulent Endophthalmitis
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Detachment
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Hemangioma
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Neovascularization
    • Retinal Telangiectasia
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
    • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
    • Retinoschisis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Uveitis (Iridocyclitis)
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    Background Check for Dr. Cohen

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Rush Medical College
    Graduated in 1990

    Internship Hospital

    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Il
    Complete in 1991

    Fellowship Hospital

    Rush University Medical Cntr-Depart Of Ophthalmology/Illinois Retina Associates
    Complete in 1996
    University Of California At San Francisco/Ocular Oncology
    Complete in 1995

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of Illinois, Urbana
    Graduated in 1986
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Cohen & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Cohen's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 4 hospitals where Dr. Cohen has admitting privileges:

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    • Ingalls Memorial Hospital

    • Presence Saint Joseph Hospital - Chicago

    • Presence Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center - Claremont

    • Rush University Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Cohen

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cohen to family and friends

    11 responses
    above
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    11 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 11 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Cohen
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    11 responses
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    11 responses
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    Is Dr. Cohen accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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    Office Locations

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    Illinois Retina Associates
    Rush Professional Office Building
    1725 W Harrison St # 915
    Chicago, IL 60612
    (312) 942-2117 (Office)
    (312) 563-2607 (Fax)
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    Illinois Retina Associates
    Skokie Office
    4711 Golf Rd Ste 102
    Skokie, IL 60076
    (847) 677-1340 (Office)
    (847) 677-2713 (Fax)
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